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by Bell 407
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 196
Views: 7247
South Africa

Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

You know, the Commander is just toooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo close to the ground :yikes:
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Travel Advisories
Replies: 45
Views: 512
South Africa

Re: Travel Advisories

URGENT We have just issued a Level 1 Ops Alert for: icon-airspace.png EHZZ/ Netherlands : Category: Airspace Situation: EHAA/Amsterdam FIR is experiencing a total communication failure. No flights accepted within Netherlands airspace until further notice. Check the Eurocontrol NOP for latest update...
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 196
Views: 7247
South Africa

Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

Love the Tri Pacer :good:

I think SKA is out and about in Africa doing contract work :thinking:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 14, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Travel Advisories
Replies: 45
Views: 512
South Africa

Re: Travel Advisories

:good:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Utah man dies after crashing plane into own home
Replies: 0
Views: 18
South Africa

Utah man dies after crashing plane into own home

Utah man dies after crashing plane into own home https://cdn.primedia.co.za/primedia-broadcasting/image/upload/c_fill,h_289,q_70,w_463/exhy9xvxii0kh5pxhxtl A man has reportedly flown a small plane into his own house in Utah just hours after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife. According to...
by Bell 407
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Crashed Wonderboom plane crew ‘weren’t qualified’, report finds
Replies: 5
Views: 66
South Africa

Re: Crashed Wonderboom plane crew ‘weren’t qualified’, report finds

Makes for interesting reading. If there was [pressure to continue then very sad indeed :thinking:
by Bell 407
Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Happy Birthday Raffles
Replies: 4
Views: 47
South Africa

Re: Happy Birthday Raffles

Happy happy Raffles. Enjoy and fly safe :bazinga: :clap: :dance: :fantastic: :thumbsup1:
by Bell 407
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 196
Views: 7247
South Africa

Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

Propnut wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:25 am
Photon has produced evidence of our rainbow nation being infectious as it has now spread to aircraft. :gooneybird:
Absolutely true. Lovely colours in that picture :Like: :Like: :Like:
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Videos
Topic: Landing in Ouagadougou Boeing 727
Replies: 3
Views: 42
South Africa

Re: Landing in Ouagadougou Boeing 727

Nice one Raffles, when was this flight done?
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Saudi Arabia says Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 attempted takeoff from taxiway at Riyadh
Replies: 3
Views: 51
South Africa

Re: Saudi Arabia says Jet Airways Boeing 737-800 attempted takeoff from taxiway at Riyadh

Thanks Howie, always interesting to see how these sort of accidents on taxiways happen and what was going on in the cockpit during that time :thinking:
by Bell 407
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Ju-Air Junkers Ju-52 historical plane crashed at Piz Segnas, Switzerland
Replies: 2
Views: 65
South Africa

Re: Ju-Air Junkers Ju-52 historical plane crashed at Piz Segnas, Switzerland

I did a JU flight many years ago when they were doing the tourist thingy out of FALA.

Read somewhere that the aircraft appeared to have crashed head-on straight into the ground - no forward debris field at all :thinking:
by Bell 407
Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 196
Views: 7247
South Africa

Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

That is such a beast of an aircraft. Like the colour scheme too :good:
by Bell 407
Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 196
Views: 7247
South Africa

Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

Photon, I guarantee that 87J will be drooling when he sees these pictures :thumbsup1:

I always get the feeling that they are just too close to the ground :yikes:
by Bell 407
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Travel Advisories
Replies: 45
Views: 512
South Africa

Re: Travel Advisories

:champion:
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 01, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Hard Landing Creases 767 Fuselage
Replies: 9
Views: 140
South Africa

Re: Hard Landing Creases 767 Fuselage

Propnut wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:39 am
I don't know, but why not take off and nose over to a negative G and the kink will straighten out.
:haha: :haha: :haha:
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 01, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Gauteng Government launches specialised aviation school
Replies: 5
Views: 86
South Africa

Re: Gauteng Government launches specialised aviation school

The Defence Web article makes more sense :good: